Graveside service for John Robert Watson Sr., age 75, of Sulphur Springs, Texas will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Greenpond Cemetery with Rev. Bruce Stinson officiating. Visitation will be held from 6-8 P.M. on Monday, February 5, 2018 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. Watson passed away at his home on Saturday, February 3, 2018.
John Robert Watson was born on June 11, 1942 in Tokio, Arkansas, the son of John Henry and Ann Watson. John was a dairyman, did Vending Services and worked in Food Services for 51 years. He was a member of Union Baptist Church.
He is survived by his sons, John Robert Watson, Larry Watson; grandchildren, Maranda and Mason Watson, Kimberly Watson, Kody Watson, Kasie Watson; great grandchild, Kirby Watson; sister, Mary Post of Marshall, TX; brothers, Ronnie Watson of Austin, TX and Tommy Watson of Fouke, AR.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials can be made to Greenpond Cemetery Association.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.